Inauguration ticket

Object Number: 
2000.907
Date: 
1961
Medium: 
Paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/8 x 3 in. ( 7.9 x 7.6 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on the obverse: "Inauguration/ Ceremonies/ GENERAL ADMITTANCE/ TO/ Preferred Standing Room/ EAST FRONT OF CAPITOL/ SENAT SIDE/ John Sparkman/ CHAIRMAN, COMMITEE/ ON/ ARRANGMENTS." printed: on the reverse: "THIS TICKET/ TO BE PRESENTED/ AT THE/ C
Description: 
Diamond-shaped orange paper Inauguration Ceremonies ticket printed with the inscription,"Inauguration/ Ceremonies/ GENERAL ADMITTANCE/ TO/ Preferred Standing Room/ EAST FRONT OF CAPITOL/ SENATE SIDE/ John Sparkman/ CHAIRMAN, COMMITEE/ ON/ ARRANGMENTS."
Gallery Label: 
This ticket provided admission to the inauguration ceremony of President John F. Kennedy in January 1961.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Robin Pell
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group